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Brewers score three on wild pitch at Coors Field

Your browser does not support iframes. The Colorado Rockies had one of the sloppiest plays of the season on Saturday when three Milwaukee Brewers runs scored on one wild pitch from left-hander Christian Friedrich in the third inning of a 9-4 Milwaukee win at Coors Field. “It was just one of those bizarre plays, obviously,” Troy Tulowtizki said. “Mac was banged up a little...
Via Sports-Glory
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers clear bases on bizarre wild pitch play (VIDEO)

Talk about a team getting caught napping.  The Brewers scored three runs against the Rockies on a wild pitch by Christian Friedrich and a throwing error by Michael McKenry on one of the strangest plays you'll ever see.The bizarre play unfolded with two outs in the third inning, after Friedrich intentionally walked Jean Segura to load the bases. Friedrich sent his next pitch...
Via The Other Paper
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Problem for the Colorado Rockies isn't just the pitching, it's the culture

This was the scene at Coors Field on Saturday.Cue the circus music.Since 1993, the Colorado Rockies are no strangers to embarrassing themselves, but they may have hit a new low on Saturday at Coors Field.In the top of the 3rd inning, with the bases loaded, spot starter Christian Friedrich threw a pitch over catcher Michael McKenry's head. The cross up didn't allow McKenry...
Via Rockies Review
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers score three runs on Rockies wild pitch (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Here's something you don't see every day: The Milwaukee Brewers were able to score three runs on a wild pitch thrown by the Colorado Rockies (with the help of a throwing error) during the third inning of Saturday's game at Coors Field.It happened as the Brewers loaded the bases with two outs and a 5-2 lead. Rockies starter Christian...
Via Holdout Sports
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Notes: Christian Friedrich Making Progress in Rehab

Colorado Rockies starter Christian Friedrich dealt with lower back pain last season, which limited him to throwing only 14.2 innings in the minors.  In 2012, the left-hander made his MLB debut with the club, starting 16 games.  Friedrich is now making progress with the injury, according to Troy Renck.Photo By FalmouthCommodores via Flickr.comFriedrich, 26, had to alter his mechanics...
Via MLB Injury News
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies ridiculous theory burns them in loss to Padres

Friedrich was robbed of a win.Colorado Rockies general manager Dan O'Dowd insists that the third time through a batting lineup is when the most damage is done to a starting pitcher.That theory is what has shifted the way Rockies starting pitchers are handled, including Saturday night when Christian Friedrich was removed from the game after throwing five innings of one run baseball...
Via Rockies Review
July 01, 2012  |  1 Comment

Colorado Rockies shutout Diamondbacks behind Friedrich's gem

Friedrich looks like the real deal. His focus is incredible.Who says the Colorado Rockies have a starting pitching problem? No one is saying that after Christian Friedrich dominated the Arizona Diamondbacks, helping the club to a 4-0 win.Maybe the Rockies starting pitching issues were simply because the talent on the mound was pitching 60 miles south of Denver for the Colorado Springs...
Via Rockies Review
June 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Waiver Wire: Christian Friedrich, SP, Colorado Rockies

Not many people have heard of Colorado’s rookie starting pitcher Christian Friedrich.  Well, you better get to know him before the rest of your fantasy league does.  In his two starts after being called up from Triple-A Colorado Springs Friedrich is 1-0 with a 1.38 ERA and 17 Ks in 13 IP. In Friedrich’s first outing of the season against the Padres he went six innings, gave...
Via Win My Fantasy League
May 19, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 Fantasy Baseball Rookie Report: Christian Friedrich standing tall in Colorado

CHRISTIAN FRIEDRICH (credits below) This week we take a look at two young lefties in Colorado and a two former major leaguer's sons who recently got the call.  SP- CHRISTIAN FRIEDRICH (COLORADO)- The 6'4" lefty continues to impress as he struck out 10 batters and allowed only one run last night in seven innings of work. In his first two starts Christian has a 1-0...
Via The Fantasy Fix
May 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Christian Friedrich dazzles in his Major League debut

Friedrich impressed in his debut.With the season hanging in the balance, the Colorado Rockies were forced to lean on a player who had never had his name on a Major League lineup card.With as much pressure as can come in a early May start, Friedrich's debut went off without a hitch.The former first round draft pick, who as late as last season was labeled a bust, pitched six strong...
Via Rockies Review
May 09, 2012  |  Discuss
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